The Climate Risk and Financial Stewardship Summit examined the evolving stewardship role of financial institutions as the whole economy transitions to a net-zero and climate resilient future. Sessions explored climate-related business impacts across people, capital and risk, providing insights on the challenges and opportunities in pricing climate risk and demonstrate the benefits of developing a climate-minded culture across organisations.
Willis Towers Watson experts alongside industry leaders and influencers led sessions on:
Stewardship and Systemic Resilience - Policy and Practice
The evolving policy and regulatory landscape; the practicalities of enhanced financial sector stewardship and ‘The Duty of Ownership’ - the part asset owners and asset managers play in supporting a world transitioning to a net-zero and climate resilient economy
Culture, Governance and Incentives
How organisations embrace the essential cultural and people aspects of addressing climate-related risks and opportunities; driving lasting behaviour change and empowering people as the advocates and enablers of climate strategy.
Pricing climate risk effectively
How to price physical and transition climate risks; assessment and measurement, current and emerging finance and insurance solutions, technical enablers of assessment and risk mitigation – data, modelling and analytics – and how physical and transition risk assessment and quantification must integrate.
Climate risk and stewardship for pension schemes - what do you need to know now?
How pension schemes can have an impact in combatting climate change and the actions pension schemes are taking to address these issues.
The evolving climate risk regulatory landscape – what (re)insurers should be thinking about now
Upcoming regulatory requirements and expectations and how these impact insurers’ climate related financial disclosures including a focus on Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosure (TCDF) and drivers and enablers for insurers to embed climate risk, as part of the broader integration of ESG into business decisions.